Firefighter David Jahnes fell ill while at the scene of an investigation into an odor at a bank which turned out to be an overheating battery in the alarm system. Firefighter Jahnes was treated by fellow responders and transported by the Nyack Ambulance Corps to the hospital where later during treatment he suffered coronary failure and passed away.
Incident Location: 20 N Broadway, Nyack, NY 10960 (U.S. National Grid: 18T WL 9086 4951)
Nyack Fire Department – Fire Patrol
15 Park ST POB 91
U.S. National Grid: 18T WL 9070 4952
Nyack, New York 10960-0091
Chief: John Galietta
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.
|Incident date:||Dec 18, 2017 08:30|
|Date of death:||Dec 18, 2017|
|Cause of death:||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of death:||Heart Attack|
|Duty type:||On-Scene Non-Fire|
|Fixed property use:||Store/Office|